If you go to Boris and Jen’s house and sit at their table, ask nicely and they might show you a picture of the barn they took down to get this timber.
Ok where was we? Where were we? We was, we were…
Scribing the Base:
Cleaning up a base tenon:
A finished tenon:
A newborn trestle:
Scribing the stringer:
Still scribing the stringer:
Roughed-out dovetail tenon:
No sh*t talk about this one, I am very proud of it!
Where do you go from here?
An LVL sled provides a straight datum plane for the planer:
Walnut splines (thanks Steve!) and threaded rod (Hey! Hold on! it’s supposed to come apart for moving):
Dripping wet with Land Ark!:
Yes, it has taken this long!
Next up, the base…
I can’t thank my boss Clark enough for letting me destroy his shop during all of this!